Rurouni Kenshin: Hokkaido Arc Manga Goes on Hiatus Due to Creator's Child Porn Charge (Nov 21, 2017) North American Anime, Manga Releases, October 1-7 (Oct 3, 2017) Nobuhiro Watsuki tells police “I liked girls between the ages of upper elementary school students to about the second year of junior high.” On November 21 the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department announced that Nobuhiro Watsuki, manga artist/author and original creator of popular anime series Rurouni Kenshin, is under investigation for child pornography charges. Rurouni Kenshin Rurouni Kenshin, sometimes called Samurai X, chronicles the tale of a red-haired swordsman, Kenshin, who seeks to atone for his past sins as an assassin dubbed "Battosai the Man-Slayer". Watsuki’s only credit for the films is as “original creator,” and the on-screen presence of flesh-and-blood performers also helps act as a mental cushion between the films and the franchise’s creator in a way that manga and anime don’t. As a live-action venture, the Rurouni Kenshin movie trilogy isn’t quite the direct-from-Watsuki’s-mind product that the manga is. I would spend hours past midnight on school days trying to read as much of the manga as I … RUROUNI KENSHIN CREATOR GETS HIS JOB BACK!!! Rurouni Kenshin creator arrested for possession of child pornography Written by DG Stewart , November 22, 2017 Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Swordsman Romantic Story (るろうに剣心 明治剣客浪漫譚, Rurōni Kenshin Meiji Kenkaku Rōmantan ), also known as Rurouni Kenshin and Samurai X , is a very popular Japanese manga series. For those of you who are not aware, the creator behind Rurouni Kenshin was arrested last year on charges regarding child pornography. Tokyo court orders manga artist to pay startlingly small fine for possession of nude depictions of girls no older than 15. Rurouni Kenshin Creator Charged With Possessing Child Pornography Nobuhiro Watsuki, creator of the hit manga Rurouni Kenshin, has been charged with possession of child pornography. … Today, the anime/manga world is reeling upon the news of Nobuhiro Watsuki (real name Nobuhiro Nishiwaki), the creator of the beloved Rurouni Kenshin manga, being arrested for possession of 100+ DVDs/CDs containing child pornography. With Mîna Tominaga, Brianne Brozey, Richard Cansino, Dorothy Elias-Fahn. 1 talking about this. It's forever tainted now. Debuting in 1994, Rurouni Kenshin has sold over 70 million copies and went on to spawn a … The story of Rurouni Kenshin: The Final will differ from the original manga, says Takeru Satoh, who stars in the film. Late last year, a shockwave went through the anime and manga fan community as Nobuhiro Watsuki, creator of the tremendously popular Rurouni Kenshin manga, was arrested for possession of child pornography.. Directed by Kazuhiro Furuhashi, Yûji Mitsuya. Convicted pedophile Nobuhiro Watsuki is coming back to JumpSQ magazine. According to new reports by Yahoo Japan, it appears the creator behind Rurouni Kenshin has been arrested overseas.Nobuhiro Watsuki has been placed under arrest by the Tokyo Metropolitan Police for being in possession of child pornography. Kenshin and Misao make it to Kyoto. As a live-action venture, the "Rurouni Kenshin" movie trilogy isn’t quite the direct-from-Watsuki’s-mind product that the manga is. The publication announced that Watsuki's Rurouni Kenshin manga will return to the publication in June 2018, just four months after the artist was fined for possession of child pornography. Oh god, Rurouni Kenshin was a childhood favorite of mine. Satoh, who plays Kenshin, revealed the news at an event this weekend. Rurouni Kenshin has been my favorite piece of any fiction in any medium for quite a long time. The film covers the manga’s Jinchu arc, in which Kenshin and pals come up against arms dealer Enishi (played by Mackenyu). - Duration: 11:30. The manga will not run in Jump SQ effective immediately. Rurouni Kenshin adalah film 2012 adaptasi berdasarkan manga populer Nobuhiro Watsuki Rurouni Kenshin (Samurai X). ¨ , Hepburn: Rurōni Kenshin -Meiji Kenkaku Roman Tan Hokkaidō-hen-) is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Nobuhiro Watsuki, with story consultation by his wife Kaworu Kurosaki. The story still holds up 18 years after its original run. If found guilty, he could face imprisonment of up to 1 year and a fine of up to ¥1 Million (~ US$8,990). Watsuki received letters from fans describing Megumi Ogata's audio theatre voice as a "good fit" for Kenshin. Nobuhiro Watsuki, the creator of the hit manga “Rurouni Kenshin”, was arrested on Tuesday for allegedly possessing pornographic images of underage girls. (TERMINATOR PHONE!) Rurouni Kenshin: Hokkaido Arc Manga Goes on Hiatus Due to Creator’s Child Porn Charge The company confirmed Rurouni Kenshin is taking a break in light of Watsuki’s arrest (via ANN ). Kenshin has been highly popular with the Rurouni Kenshin reader base, having ranked first in every Shonen Jump popularity poll of the series, always with more than double the votes of second place. Last spring, Rurouni Kenshin creator Nobuhiro Watsuki was charged with possession of child pornography. Kenshin has spent ten years traveling Japan as a rurouni in search of redemption, carrying a sakabatō with the vow to never kill again. Nobuhiro Watsuki, the creator of the Rurouni Kenshin manga, has been charged with the possession of child pornography. Read more Rurouni Kenshin's creator said he likes girls from upper elementary up to junior high. ‹ (ひ) 村 (むら) 抜刀 (ばっとう) 斎 (さい) ), is the main protagonist and titular character of the Rurouni Kenshin series. Kenshin goes to see Sekku Arai, who is the son of Shakku Arai, the one who forged the reverse blade